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Investigation Continues Into 3-Alarm Fire In West Chester

The search for hot spots went well into the overnight hours, with firefighters carefully canvassing for potential flare-ups after the large fire.

06/16/2015

Chopper 3 over the scene in West Chester, Chester County on June 15, 2015. (credit: CBS3)

Crews Battle 3-Alarm Fire In West Chester

The fire was reported Monday night at the unit block of North Church Street.

06/15/2015

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Former Church Vicar Pleads Guilty To Child Exploitation Charges

Officials say that in 2010, Haynes posed as a 16-year-old girl named Katie on a teen dating website. As Katie, Haynes is accused of meeting minor girls online and requesting that they take and send sexually explicit photos.

06/08/2015

Joy fist-bumps Alex with her new hand. (Credit: Ian Bush)

Giving Children a Hand is a School Project – And Then Some – For Chester County Students

Westtown seniors Casey Dech, Alex Nunes, and Xan Lorimer — under the guidance of faculty advisor Steve Compton — created a mechanically-activated hand for Joy, printed using the 3-D facility at Nemours DuPont Pediatrics.

05/27/2015

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Police Investigating After ‘Swatting’ Incident At QVC Headquarters

West Goshen police tell Eyewitness News that they responded to a report of a person with a gun inside the building holding hostages.

04/22/2015

Eddie Elliott rushed for 639 yards last season for West Chester, but he is working at wide receiver this spring. (Photo credit: West Chester University Athletics)

Spring Of Transition For West Chester University Football

A lot of the key players from the recent successful West Chester football teams are set to graduate.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/17/2015

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Photographer/DJ In Chester County Charged With Sex Assault, Child Pornography

A West Chester man is facing over 300 felony charges from an investigation that started with allegations of a sexual assault.

04/08/2015

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West Chester Boy, 12, Has Dreams Of Going Pro In Tennis, But Needs Community’s Help

A 12-year-old West Chester boy is on a mission to compete in tennis on an international stage and he’s hoping the community will help getting there.

03/28/2015

Kiera Wooden has led West Chester University to the DII NCAA Tournament in her first season as head coach. (credit: West Chester University Athletics)

West Chester Women’s Hoops Heads To D2 NCAA Tourney

The field for the NCAA Division II Women’s Basketball Tournament was announced late Sunday night and for the first time since 2012 it includes the West Chester University Golden Rams.

03/09/2015

Physical Education teacher John Kosic has organized this event at Peirce Middle School for 30 years. (credit: Tracey Dukert)

Local Teacher Honored For Raising More Than $30K For American Heart Association

At Pierce Middle School they’ve been holding Volleyball for Heart since 1985. The driving force behind the event is the man who started it thirty years ago, Physical Education and Health teacher John Kosic.

02/21/2015

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Minor Earthquake Shakes Chester County

Did you feel that? The U.S. Geological Survey says a minor earthquake shook the Philadelphia suburbs over the weekend.

01/26/2015

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Hundreds Gather To Show Support For Local Police Officers

More than 1,000 people, including 14 separate police agencies, gathered in Chester County Sunday to send a message of peace and appreciation.

01/04/2015

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Search For Shane Montgomery Enters 7th Day

Shane Montgomery’s family is asking for volunteers to meet at St. John’s Church in Manayunk at 11 this morning to post more flyers, after the old ones were ruined by the rain.

12/03/2014

West Chester QB Sean McCartney set program records this season with 3,744 yards passing and 42 touchdown passes. (Photo credit: West Chester Athletics)

West Chester’s Sean McCartney a Harlon Hill Finalist

West Chester University QB Sean McCartney is a finalist for the Harlon Hill Award, the Division II version of the Heisman Trophy.

KYW Newsradio 1060–12/02/2014

West Chester junior tight end Tim Brown has 15 touchdown catches this season. (Photo credit: West Chester University Athletics)

West Chester Travels To Concord In D-II Tourney Saturday

The West Chester University Golden Rams will travel down to Athens, West Virginia, to battle top seed Concord University in the second round of the D-II tourney.

KYW Newsradio 1060–11/26/2014

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